New Lebanese Prime Minister met Recep Tayyip Erdogan in an unexpected visit to Turkey

The Lebanese prime minister in charge of forming the new government, Saad Hariri, paid an unexpected visit to Turkey on Friday, during which he met


New Year celebrations kill a Syrian refugee in Lebanon

A vacant bullet fired at midnight to celebrate the start of the new year killed a Syrian refugee, in a phenomenon that the authorities have

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Hezbollah takes prides in acquiring precision-guided missiles, says “Revenge is coming”

On Sunday, Hassan Nasrallah, general secretary of Hezbollah in his interview with the Beirut-based Arabic Al-Mayadeen TV, said that the Lebanon based political group stepped


Justice to bring Lebanon back to life

The United Nations Special Tribunal for Lebanon sentenced Salim Ayyash, a Hezbollah militant, to five life sentences, found guilty of the attack that killed former


Lebanon: Diab among 4 charged for Beirut blast, Hariri slams judgement as violation of constitution

On Friday, former Lebanese caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab was named among the four leaders charged with the catastrophic Beirut blast, which occurred on August

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UN court orders life sentence to Hezbollah militant for the assassination of Lebanese premier Hariri

On Friday, an UN-backed court gave a life sentence to a Hezbollah member, who was convicted for the assassination of former Lebanese premier Rafik Hariri.

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Lebanese PM-designate Hariri unveils his cabinet line-up, weeks before Macron’s visit

On Wednesday, Lebanon Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri presented his cabinet line-up to President Michel Aoun, with an attempt to break the deadlock. Hariri’s cabinet included

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Beirut port blast: Two Lebanese customs officials charged

A Lebanese prosecutor on Tuesday filed charges against two customs officials as part of the ongoing investigation into the massive explosion at Beirut’s port in

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WHO warns the Middle East regarding a deadly second wave of coronavirus

On Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) official stated that the Middle East should get ready for a deadly second wave of coronavirus pandemic in

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Activists protest against nationwide lockdown in Lebanon

The Lebanese government is struggling to combat the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic amid the deteriorating economic situation in the country. In a bid to